SonicWall buy signals Dell’s security ambitions

Dell has announced a deal to buy security equipment outfit SonicWALL for an undisclosed cash sum reported to be around the $1-$1.5 billion mark. If this figure is correct, it would mean that private equity group Thoma Bravo will have possibly doubled its money after buying SonicWALL for $717 million…

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No cellphone signals along Nazarene procession route

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) – The Philippine government on Monday ordered telecommunications companies to shut off cellphone signals in areas where the procession of the Feast of the Black Nazarene will pass. View full post on cellphone security – Yahoo! News Search Results View full post on National Cyber Security

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Stuxnet Strike on U.S. Utility Signals Disturbing Trend

U.S. security experts say a variant of the Stuxnet computer worm caused the destruction of a water pump at a public utility in Springfield, Ill., last week. Discovered in June of last year, Stuxnet targets the Windows-based supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems developed by Siemens to control and…

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